Internet Speed vs. Bandwidth: A Guide for Business Internet

Internet speed vs. bandwidth

As we navigate the digital age, businesses increasingly rely on efficient, reliable internet connections to maintain optimal performance. Whether it’s ensuring seamless video conferences, rapid file transfers, or smooth cloud-based operations, the quality of your internet service plays a crucial role in your business’s success. Yet, with many options available and terms like ‘bandwidth’ and…

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Unleashing the Power of SD-WAN: A Deep Dive Into SD-WAN ROI


SD-WAN adoption is increasing rapidly. Cost savings over traditional WAN deployment models are driving a desirable SD-WAN ROI. Compared to other WAN options, how does SD-WAN save money?  In this blog post, we will delve into the ROI and business benefits of SD-WAN. We will draw on specific statistics and references to demonstrate how SD-WAN…

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DIY vs. Managed SD-WAN: Which is Right For Your Business?

DIY vs. Managed SD-WAN

Software-Defined Wide Area Networking (SD-WAN) has revolutionized how businesses manage their networks. It offers greater flexibility, better performance, reliable connectivity, and simplified management compared to traditional WAN technologies. When implementing SD-WAN, organizations face a critical decision: should they opt for a Do-It-Yourself (DIY) approach or choose a Managed SD-WAN solution? In this blog post, we…

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Point to Point Internet Explained

Point to Point connectivity

Many businesses are exploring more secure internet options to improve their cybersecurity posture. Point-to-point internet (P2P or PTP) is a more secure alternative to broadband. Point to point connectivity joins networks by creating a direct connection between them.  Point to point internet is increasing in popularity. The market is projected to hit $5 billion in 2023 from…

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54 Fascinating Broadband Statistics For 2023

Broadband Statistics

Brightlio has curated a comprehensive list of recent broadband statistics you should know in 2023. Here, you’ll find hand-picked stats about: Interested? Let’s dive in! Global Broadband Statistics The global broadband industry has experienced tremendous growth over the last decade. Here, we explore some vital stats about the current market scene.  Broadband Statistics by Region…

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MPLS Alternatives and the Benefits of SD-WAN

MPLS Alternatives

MPLS is still one of the most popular WAN technologies. In fact, MPLS ports accounted for 60% of WAN revenue for the 5,000 largest companies in the world in 2021, according to Telegeography. The market is shifting, however, with this expected to decline to only 27% by 2026. MPLS alternatives are becoming more prevalent. In this…

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MPLS vs. Broadband: Which is Right for You?

MPLS vs. Broadband

Internet reliability and performance are essential in modern business. Choosing the right internet connectivity option can be confusing, however. One standard business internet connectivity comparison is MPLS vs. Broadband. How can you determine which solution is right for you? In this article, we’ll define both MPLS and broadband technologies. We’ll then outline the pros and…

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Private WAN: The Key to Seamless and Reliable Business Communication

Private WAN

Internet connectivity is one of your business’s most important utilities. While many companies choose a broadband internet service to save costs, a private WAN service is worthwhile for many use cases. The advantages of a private WAN network include improved flexibility, security, and scalability. They are ideal for companies with sensitive information or many locations. This…

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The Pros and Cons of SD-WAN: What You Need to Know

SD-WAN Pros and Cons

The SD-WAN market is proliferating due to the performance, reliability, and cost benefits the technology delivers.  While there are many benefits of implementing SD-WAN, there are also some drawbacks.  Are SD-WAN’s value-added services right for you? We’ll explore the pros and cons of SD-WAN. If you still have questions or are interested in a price…

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Maximizing Performance and Reliability with Multi-Site SD-WAN

Multi-Site SD-WAN

Multi-Site SD-WAN solves many challenges for businesses with numerous locations, data centers, and clouds. As more business processes rely on the cloud and more people work remotely, a fast and reliable connection is increasingly important. Businesses must also consider additional challenges, such as cyber threats, resiliency, and compliance. This article defines SD-WAN and outlines the…

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